Recommended Shipper List

This is only a suggested list. Carlo Bonte Auction assumes no responsibility for acts executed by the companies listed.
We recommend that you insure valuable items while in transit.
Items are released as stated in the condition report on each lot page.

 

Company

Destination

Contact information

Alan Smith UK – Worldwide info@alansmitheurope.com
+44 7831 552 448
Eastern Boat
东舟国际物流配送中心
China info@eboatlogistics.com
+32 2 721 27 03
+32 478 55 49 25
Eagle NV Worldwide matthias.beirens@eaglezeebrugge.com
+32 50 558 855
EMO Trans Worldwide arts@emotrans.com
+32 2 880 53 37
Fine Art Travel Germany info@finearttravel.de
+49 160 69 71 200
+49 170 69 71 200
Scheck Art Logistics Belgium info@scheck-transport.com
+ 32 471 26 83 90
Art on the Move Belgium art@art-onthemove.be
+ 32 2 333 24 11
Caile International China czhongkuan@gmail.com
+32 488 118 568
Hedley’s UK – Worldwide london@hedleysfineart.com
+44 20 89 65 87 33

Frequently Asked Questions

All items can be picked up at our main office location:

Kardinaal Mercierstraat 20
8000 Bruges, Belgium

Private parking is available for cars and vans.

Larger trucks can temporarily park outside our entrance on the side of the street. Please do not forget to place your parking disc.

We are open for pickup on the following days:

Wednesday 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday 9 am – 5 pm
Friday 9 am – 3pm

If you would like to pick up outside of these hours please let us know by mail or telephone.
It is also possible to schedule a pickup directly online.

You can request a shipping quote by contacting a shipping company of your choice. We have composed a list of recommended options, but you are also free to choose your own. It is a good idea to request multiple quotes to compare prices/services.

After choosing a shipper, please make sure to let us know by mail or send us the Authorization Form. Without your confirmation, we will not be able to release any items.

All items can be picked up the first working day after the auction. The actual shipping time depends greatly on the chosen transport company and their planning. It is a good idea to inform yourself about transit times when requesting a quote.

Carlo Bonte Auction does currently not offer packing or shipping services in-house. All items will be handed over unpacked.

All shippers from the list above are aware of this fact and will gladly make the necessary arrangements for you.

 

Carlo Bonte Auctions does currently not offer any packing or shipping services in-house.

Suppose you have purchased small (<30cm) items that are not fragile, we might be able to help you pack them to be picked up by a courier service. This will be decided on a case by case basis and can not be considered as guaranteed.

If this applies to you, please contact us at info@carlobonte.be, and we will get back to you shortly.

All goods are due to be collected within 30 days after the first auction day.

If you do not pick up your items on time, we will charge you a fixed storage fee of €20 per lot per week.

Due to COVID-19 is this rule currently not enforced. It is our utmost priority to make sure that pickups can go through safely.

If you are not able to pick up your items on time, you will be charged a fixed storage fee of €20 per lot per week.

Due to COVID-19 is this rule currently not enforced. It is our utmost priority to make sure that pickups can go through safely.

Do you have more questions about Shipping?

Please let us know - we are happy to help

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